News and Events - Inquests & Public Inquiries


4th Sep 2020News

Jonathan Laidlaw QC and Christopher Gillespie appear at Manchester Arena Inquiry

Monday 7th September 2020 marks the beginning of the Public Inquiry into the bombing at the Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester Arena on 22 May 2017. Jonathan Laidlaw QC and Christopher Gillespie instructed by Rob Elvin and Bethany Thompson of Squire Patton Boggs appear on behalf of the stewarding and crowd management company at […]

1st Sep 2020News

2 Hare Court Welcomes Kate Blackwell QC

We are delighted to announce that Kate Blackwell QC commenced tenancy at 2 Hare Court on 1st September 2020. Kate joins us from Lincoln House Chambers, Manchester, where she remains a member. Kate is a leading practitioner specialising in public inquiries and criminal law. She is sought after for high-profile cases and is instructed by leading […]

27th Jul 2020News

2 Hare Court Welcomes Iain Daniels

Chambers is delighted to announce that Iain Daniels (previously of Ely Place Chambers) has accepted an invitation to join 2 Hare Court with effect from the 3rd August 2020. Iain joins us with a substantial Health & Safety practice and is a specialist advocate representing healthcare providers, individuals, companies and public bodies in both civil […]

4th Mar 2020News

Marios Lambis concludes Inquest into detention centre death

Marios Lambis appeared for one of the General Practitioner’s at a five week jury inquest investigating the detention of Prince Fosu, who died at Harmondsworth Removal Centre on 30 October 2012. Although the Crown Prosecution Service initially considered charges should be instigated against a number of the organisations involved in the running of the detention […]